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Babysitter Fort Collins CO

Babysitters provide a needed respite to busy and tired parents. Below you can find nanny and babysitting services in Fort Collins, CO that provide nannies, babysitters, event childcare, residential childcare, and hotel childcare, as well as infant specialists and traveling nannies, and advice and content on childcare.

KinderCare
(866) 604-3921
4755 Royal Vista Circle
Fort Collins, CO

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University Children's Ctr
(970) 491-2862
501 W. Lake Street
Fort Collins, CO

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Rocky Mountain KinderCare
(866) 200-7213
1100 Rocky Mountain Way
Fort Collins, CO

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Collindale KinderCare
(866) 200-7213
3506 Lochwood Drive
Fort Collins, CO

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KinderCare
(888) 341-0867
3506 Lochwood Drive
Fort Collins, CO

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KinderCare Learning Centers
(970) 223-1732
4755 Royal Vista Circle
Fort Collins, CO

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Learning House
(970) 266-0844
3533 Riva Ridge Dr
Fort Collins, CO

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KinderCare
(866) 443-3709
1100 Rocky Mountain Way
Fort Collins, CO

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KinderCare Learning Centers
(970) 223-3888
3506 Lochwood Drive
Fort Collins, CO

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Tender Heart Childcare
(970) 223-0950
6630 Brittany Dr
Fort Collins, CO

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Babysitter Basic for Parents, Find Babysitter Information and Babysitting Services

Babysitter Basics for Parents

All parents, at some point or the other, will need to hire the services of a babysitter. However, for many parents, this is easier said than done.

Finding the Right Babysitter

A babysitter essentially fills in for you, the parent, during your absence. To ensure that your child is in safe hands, it is essential that you get the right babysitter for the job. To do so:

  • Find out about potential babysitters by asking relatives, friends, colleagues, or community organizations.

  • Choose a babysitter based on the needs of your child and their age. It's easier to baby sit a nine-year old than a baby.

  • Do not hire the first candidate who responds. Take time to screen candidates until you are sure that you have found a babysitter who is best for your child.

  • Look for someone who has the required credentials. A candidate with a certificate in babysitting, for instance, is likely to be more professional and competent. At the same time, don't rely on classroom training alone to judge a babysitter or nanny. Sometimes, babysitting skills are more natural than learned. 

  • Always crosscheck references provided by a potential babysitter.

  • A very good test is to introduce the candidate to your child. This will allow you to evaluate how the prospective babysitter interacts with your child .

Preparing the Babysitter

Before leaving your child in the care of the babysitter you have...

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